| Aug 29, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Can anyone at Virginia Tech become the next Ed Vereb, Scott Sisson, or Peter Boulware? That will be the prevailing question Saturday when the Hokies open their football season against No. 1 Alabama in the Georgia Dome.
Unless my eyes misread the agate,...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 11:02 PM
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Bill Belton ran for a 2-yard touchdown in the fourth overtime to lift Penn State past No. 18 Michigan 43-40 in maybe the biggest win in Coach Bill O'Brien's two seasons with the Nittany Lions.
Penn State's Christian Hackenberg...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 12:51 PM
The names became official Wednesday when the new College Football Playoff unveiled the 13-member selection committee in charge of picking future national champions.
Starting next year, the panel will replace the current BCS system and choose the top...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 1:44 PM
The Big 12 announced a seven-game bowl lineup that begins in 2014, runs six years, and includes an agreement to alternate playing postseason games in Fort Worth and Dallas, Texas.
The Big 12 had already lined up a spot in the Sugar Bowl in New...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 7:50 PM
Virginia has gone undefeated in non-conference play only once in the last 15 football seasons, in 2005, and with No. 2 Oregon visiting Scott Stadium on Saturday, that trend figures to continue.
The Cavaliers upset No. 2 Florida State at home in 1995,...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 10:56 PM
Eustis linebacker Jaylon Graham received his third college football scholarship offer Thursday, and this one carried a little more weight than his previous, two from Arizona and Memphis.
This one came in the form of a hand-written letter from Louisville...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 11:43 PM
Longwood Lyman linebacker Nico Firios, who will take a trip to UCF today to meet the Knights coaches with teammate and fellow linebacker Greg Gooch, gained two more offers this week to bring his total to four.
Kentucky and Louisville offered the 6-foot-...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 11:51 AM
How will Urban Meyer get Ohio State to go all-out in 2012 despite a postseason ban?
ESPN analyst Kirk Herbstreit believes Meyer will preach the importance of rebuilding the program.
“His appeal will be: Let’s make this the best we can,&...
| Jan 6, 2013
"The wait was worth it," Tribune reporter David Condon wrote about the 1973 Sugar Bowl. "It was one of the greatest games ever played in college football."
Ara Parseghian vs. Paul "Bear" Bryant. North vs. South. Baptists vs. Catholics. Unbeaten vs....
| Jul 30, 2013
| 5:43 PM
It sounds strange but this could be the last chance any outsider has to take down the Southeastern Conference, winners of seven straight national titles and heavily favored to make it eight.
Next season, when the playoff replaces the Bowl Championship...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 4:18 PM
Looking for this summer's antithesis to Johnny Football? Try Teddy Ballgame.
Teddy Bridgewater is a Heisman-worthy quarterback who signs many autographs. If they somehow get on EBay, well, it wasn't by design. There are no reported stories of five-...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 5:02 PM
Florida's offense last year was uglier than a wicked witch from Oz.
Some weeks, the police should have secured the huddle's perimeter with caution tape and given the admonition, "Move along folks, there's nothing to see here."
The only thing worse...